Julie Taylor

Colleges, School and Institutes

Research interests

  • child abuse
  • child neglect
  • child maltreatment
  • qualitative methods
  • research theory
  • sub-Saharan Africa
  • gender based-violence
  • systematic reviews
  • methodology
  • disabled children and disclosure of abuse

Willingness to take PhD students


PhD projects

Professor Taylor is happy to supervise doctoral research on:
• Child protection as a public health issue
• Children and young people's experiences of child protection
• 'Good enough' parenting
• Families with complex needs
• Disabled children and child protection
• Child maltreatment
• Child abuse and neglect
• Witchcraft related abuse and violence
• Welfare needs of children with albinism
• Theory in qualitative research